Jake Pitt

Jake is 20 years old and comes from Somerset, in the South West, where he joined his local youth council and became a Member of Youth Parliament for four years. In addition to this, Jake has also served on the National Scrutiny Group, been an advisor to the Children’s Commissioner for England and written for several newspapers. At the moment he is also on the board of a community-interest company, Learn to Lead, and is active in his students union, serving as president of his college at the University of Kent. Jake’s passionate about campaigning and empowering young people to achieve change, having fought against cuts to youth services in Somerset in addition to working on political campaigns over the last couple of years.